Horton Twp. Assault Suspect Arrested Days Later

A Renfrew man spent the weekend in jail after being arrested for Assault with a Weapon.

Renfrew OPP members were called out to investigate an assault on September 25 around 1:30 in the morning on Horton School Road in Horton Township.  Renfrew OPP Constable Janice Sawbridge says the assault was very serious…

"By the time officers arrived the suspect had fled the scene. Our K-9 Unit did attend and was unable to determine exactly where the suspect had gone. The assault was serious and an arrest warrant was issued for the suspect. And on Saturday the 29th of September he was located and arrested.”

23 year old, Stephan Thompson, is charged with assault with a weapon, uttering threats and 3 counts of breach of probation.